Saturday, January 21, 2006

Local Authors at Carnegie Library, Ripley, Ohio

Come join author Mary Kay Carson and photographer Tom Uhlman as they share the amazing stories and places they discovered while creating their book, The Underground Railroad For Kids: From Slavery to Freedom just a little ways down the river in Ripley, Ohio. See how through research, photography and writing the UGRR can come alive. This book contains 21 activities to inspire participation, and many of the photographs are from the Ripley area. Adults and children are invited to this slide presentation and discussion. And kids of all ages can participate in an Underground Railroad related craft activity from the book.

The event is Saturday, January 21st, at 1 pm at the Union Township Public Library, 27 Main Street, Ripley, Ohio.

The Friends of the Library will be providing light refreshments, and her book will be available for purchase. Questions? Please call 937-392-4871

posted at 5:10 PM by Jeremy Parnell

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